beach of Campofelice di Roccella

beach of Campofelice di RoccellaCampofelice di Roccella is a beach paradise in Sicily, which is located only 15 km from Cefalu. Although today is a popular tourist destination name (Happy Land) comes from the fertile soils provided a rich harvest for centuries. Endless beach of Campofelice di Roccella is the strongest attraction of the resort. Covered with sand and pebble stretches more than 15 kilometers of Capo Playa in Campofelice di Roccella until estuary Imer.

The Campofelice di Roccella village itself is situated in the north of Sicily, in the province of Palermo, an hour drive from the island’s capital. If buildings could talk, they would tell you that die of boredom, because the place is one of those quiet, deep in contemplation Italian villages that you can appreciate only if you are looking for real peace.

Campofelice di RoccellaWhile walking along the beach, you will come across the ruins of an old castle from the 14th century still proudly rising 20-meter tower. In the town see the main church of the Virgin Mary and the central Piazza Garibaldi.

Most hotels in the area offer transportation to Cefalu and Palermo, but handy if you want to explore more of the island of Sicily, is to rent a car. 10 km is located the ancient Greek city of Chimera from which not much left. For this taken care Carthaginians in 409 BC.